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Grundig G3 discontinued, Tecsun PL-880 on the way

Not really a surprise, but I’ve confirmed that the Grundig G3 has been discontinued. They are still available, for the moment, from Universal Radio and online sources like Amazon.com. I would not advise buying from Amazon as I’ve received numerous … Continue reading

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SWLing in Belize City: comparing the Grundig G5 and G3

For the past week, I’ve been traveling:  this time, in the inner-city section of Belize City on behalf of Ears To Our World, where we’ve been working with ETOW’s partner organization, The Belize Council for the Visually Impaired (BCVI).  I had … Continue reading

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Is Amazon.com selling used, defective Grundig G3′s?

After posting the Grundig G3 deal from Amazon.com last week, many of you sent a message saying that you had snatched one up at that excellent price. However, readers Gary and Dave will be sending theirs back.  Here are their … Continue reading

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Excellent price for Grundig G3 at Amazon

Thanks to both Mike and Gary for pointing out that the Grundig G3 is currently $47.21 with free shipping at Amazon.com. That is the lowest price I’ve ever seen for this excellent shortwave portable. I’ve noticed that the price has … Continue reading

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Grundig G3 on sale at Universal Radio

The Grundig G3, one of my favorite full-featured portables, is now on sale at Universal Radio for $89.77. The G3 would make an excellent gift for someone in your life who is interested in shortwave radio. I recently updated my … Continue reading

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Three years (and counting!) with Grundig G3

It’s hard for me to believe that it’s been over three years since I published my first review of the Grundig G3 shortwave radio. My initial impressions were mostly positive, and since then, the G3 has become a staple in … Continue reading

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The Grundig Globe Traveler G3–now shipping

Universal Radio has announced, on their product page, that the Grundig G3 is now shipping. I’ve already ordered one to review. Pricing is $149.95–a price point similar to the Grundig G5 (which no longer appears in Grundig’s product line). Through … Continue reading

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